Mommie Dearest

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W. Morrow, 1978 - Biography & Autobiography - 286 pages
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Joan Crawford's daughter exposes the actress as an alcoholic and a child abuser and describes the grim reality of her childhood with a mother who was ruthless, unstable, and violent

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User Review  - Christine - Goodreads

As far as memoir writing goes, Mommie Dearest isn't terribly strong. I do think that Crawford was able to get her experience on paper and that this was probably therapeutic to finally share her truth ... Read full review

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User Review  - Roxanne Davis - Goodreads

Joan Crawford was not a very nice person. She has huge talent and was a big star but I feel she adopted her children to gain more fame and then she was not good to them. They were all estranged by her death. She did not marry well to stay married. Read full review

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